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Acta canonizationis sanctorum Fidelis a Sigmaringa, Camilli de Lillis, Petri Regalati, Josephi a Leonissa, et Catharinae de Ricciis : una cum apostolicis literis sanctissimi domini nostri Benedicti XIV et Vaticanae Basilicae ornatus descriptione

Published 1749

Dedication by Manoel de Azevedo

Port. by Giovanni Battista Sintes of John V, King of Portugal, to whom work is dedicated. Plates at end depicting St. Peter's Basilica with decorations are numbered I-XXXII at upper right, partly in the plate and partly by hand stamping. They are also stamped 11-42 at lower right to reflect the 9 leaves of ill. that precede (one bearing 2 plates). Many plates are signed by Sintes as etcher (2 by Antonio Gramignani), some after drawings by Antonio Rinaldi, some with Luigi Vanvitelli credited as architect. Includes two plates that depict the procession and reception of the Chinea

Signatures: pi² a-c A-4D 4E chi1 4F-4K

Includes index

Getty c. 2 consists of the 42 plates only, together with letterpress section title: Imagines et delineamenta exterioris interiorisque ornatus Vaticanae Basilicae in solemni canonizatione Sanctorum Fidelis a Sigmaringa, Camilli de Lellis, Petri Regalati, Josephi a Leonissa et Catharinae de Ricciis

Binding, c. 1: vellum. Title in gilt on spine: BENEDICTI PP. XIV. ACTA CANONIZAT. Edges mottled red & tan. Property stamps of Rev. Jos. A. Tieken and of Bibliotheca Sancti Gerardi, Lima, Ohio. Signature on t.p. of J. Schoenhoeft

Binding, c. 2: limp vellum. Title written on spine: Canon. 1746

Publisher Romae : Excudebant Nicolaus et Marcus Palearini ...
Pages 760
Language Italian
Call number 281117
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes No table of contents. Foxing. Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text.

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